Louis R. Capozzoli “Uncle Lou,” 70 of Clearwater, FL and Springfield (DELCO), PA, left us for eternal life with Jesus on April 30, 2023. Lou was born May 26, 1952, in Philadelphia to Elizabeth Yvonne Palermo and Joseph Lincoln Capozzoli, Sr.
He attended Springfield High, Class of 1969, and went on to Penn State where he earned his BS degrees in Agriculture and Horticulture. Lou retired from Shop Rite Supermarkets in Nov. 2006 after 37 years in the industry. He started his career with Pantry Pride. Lou is an accomplished pianist starting at the age of four, he had a passion for tennis and baseball, gardening, and cooking. Most of all, Lou’s happy place was on the beach in Sea Isle City and at home on Sand Key Beach in Clearwater.
Lou is survived by his life partner of 38 yrs., David Quinlan; brother, Robert Patrick (Margaret “Peggy” Mangan); sister-in-law, Sylvia Capozzoli (Valtri); two nephews, two nieces, three great nieces, and five great nephews. He was preceded in life by his loving parents and brother Joseph Lincoln Capozzoli, Jr. (Sylvia Valtri).
Services honoring Lou will begin with a visitation in Florida on Friday May 5, 2023 from 4pm-7pm at Serenity Funeral Home, 13401 Indian Rocks Road, Largo, FL 33774.
Relatives and friends are invited to his Viewing Thursday May 11, 2023 9:30am St. Kevin Church, 200 W. Sproul Rd., Springfield, PA 19064 and to his Funeral Mass 10:30am in the Church. Interment SS Peter & Paul Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Louis' memory may be made to Alzheimer's Foundation of America, https://alzfdn.org/support-us/donate/; and Dementia Society of America, https://www.dementiasociety.org/donate.
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